South by Southwest (SXSW)

Event Type: Cultural
Dates: 03/10/2017 - 03/19/2017
Website: sxsw.com
Venue: Austin Convention Center
Address: 500 E Cesar Chavez St. Austin, Texas 78701

If it’s popular culture you’re after, South by Southwest (SXSW) is a glorious melting pot of film, interactive media, and music festivals and conferences in Austin. This event draws some serious A-list talent, many of who rely on a private charter flight to whisk them to the Lone Star State in the luxury they’re accustomed to.

Music

After nearly 30 years, the SXSW is the largest music festival of its kind in the world, featuring:

  • Six days of musical performances
  • 2,200 official performers
  • More than 100 venues
  • 28,000 attendees

Film

Spanning five days, the film festival is open to filmmakers of all levels and styles. Participants are welcome to attend all kinds of programming including keynote speakers, panels, workshops and mentoring sessions.

Previous notable presenters include:

  • Jon Favreau
  • Ryan Gosling
  • Nicolas Cage
  • Tilda Swindon
  • Matthew McConaughey
  • Henry Rollins
  • Amy Schumer

Interactive

The interactive component of SXSW is all about embracing technology and new ideas. The event is highlighted by a tradeshow, speakers, parties and a startup accelerator.

Stratos Jets has transported its share of celebrities and other high-profile figures to SXSW. Renowned for our professionalism and attention to detail, we provide our clients with all the benefits you’d expect from a private charter flight:

  • Same-day flights
  • Choice of luxury jets in a variety of classes
  • Proven track record for safety and reliability
  • Detailed itineraries that suit your busy schedule

Getting There

Austin-Bergstron International (AUS) is the main air transportation hub serving the Greater Austin area. Travellers flying on a private charter flight have the option of the smaller, more discreet Austin Executive (EDC). It’s also closer to the Austin Convention Center than its larger counterpart.

Accommodations: W Austin, Hotel Ella, The Driskill, Four Seasons

Are you heading to SXSW this March in Austin? Stratos Jets will fly you there in supreme style on a private charter flight. Call (888) 593-9066 (toll free) or request a quote online.

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